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Ernest Bailey scrapbooks


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

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There is no record of Ernest Bailey having attended Haverford College or having been affiliated with the institution in any formal capacity. The materials contained in the Ernest Bailey scrapbooks— clippings and pictures related predominantly to Haverford athletics, as well as other happenings on campus and in the the surrounding area— reflect an enthusiastic interest in the goings on of the college during a period of time lasting from 1920 to 1933.

The Ernest Bailey scrapbooks consist of seven separate volumes containing materials organized chronologically as follows: 1920-1923, 1921-1924, 1925-1927, 1927-1928, 1928-1929, 1929-1930, 1930-1931. Each volume contains clippings from various local and national newspapers related to a wide variety of college happenings, predominantly athletics, but also the affairs of alumni, faculty, students and reports on other happenings in the Philadelphia metropolitan area.

Arrangement dictated by the creator.

Processed by Phillip Norman; completed February, 2018.


Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Phillip Norman
Finding Aid Date
February, 2019
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Collection Inventory

Ernest Bailey scrapbook, 1920-1923.
Volume 1
Ernest Bailey scrapbook, 1921-1924.
Volume 2
Ernest Bailey scrapbook, 1924-1925.
Volume 3
Ernest Bailey scrapbook, (1925-1927).
Volume 4
Ernest Bailey scrapbook, 1927-1928.
Volume 5
Ernest Bailey scrapbook, 1928-1929.
Volume 6
Ernest Bailey scrapbook, 1929-1930.
Volume 7
Ernest Bailey scrapbook, 1930-1931.
Volume 8
Ernest Bailey scrapbook, 1931-1933.
Volume 9

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